How We Help: Community Members

To achieve justice for LGBT people living in rural communities, the National Center for Lesbian Rights:

  • Provides free legal information and assistance finding a free or low-cost attorney to LGBT people and their families
  • Trains and supports legal aid and pro bono attorneys in rural areas on providing respectful services to LGBT clients
  • Provides technical assistance to attorneys representing LGBT people in rural areas

Please contact Family Law Director Cathy Sakimura, Esq. at or Dan Torres, Program Director of LGBT Advocacy at California Rural Legal Assistance at or at 415-777-2752 ext. 322 (habla español) if you have any questions or need help.